Supplementary elections were held Saturday in Abia, Imo and Taraba, the three states where the April 11 governorship elections were declared inconclusive The post Okorocha wins Imo governorship election; PDP’s Okezie Ikpeazu triumphs in Abia appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Okezie Ikpeazu, the winner of the Abia State governorship election. Mr Ikpeazu polled 264,713 to defeat the candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, Alex Otti, who polled 180,882 votes.
As the June, 2015 deadline for bank customers to get their Bank Verification Number (BVN) draws closer, customers are in the last minutes rush to enrol on the exercise. The post Biometric registration: Bank customers rush as deadline nears appeared first on Vanguard News.
Once upon a time broadcaster, Seun Olagunju, who now plies her trade at Transmission Company of Nigeria, where she is the General Manager, Public Affairs, was a year older recently. Married to a pioneer staff of the Federal Road Safety Commission and Assistant Corps Marshall, Kayode Olagunju, the birthday girl
In her 30s, Omosede Igbinedion, is one of the children of billionaire businessman and Esama of Benin, Sir Gabriel Igbinedion and his Jamaican-born wife, Lady Cherry. A mother of one, not many will forget in a hurry her celebrated marriage and subsequent separation from her husband and Benin- born Prince
Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State on Saturday secured the mandate of his people to govern them for another four years as he won the governorship rerun election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress. Okorocha beat Deputy Speaker Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party by polling 416,996
The elder brother of the PSquare twin, Peter & Paul Okoye, Jude Okoye turned a year older yesterday April 24th and had a party at Escape lounge to celebrate with family and friends. Check out photos from the birthday bash!
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Bayelsa State publicity secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Osom Makbere, has said President Goodluck Jonathan lost the March 28 presidential election due to international and domestic conspiracies.
The incumbent Governor of Imo State and the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Rochas Okorocha, has been declared the winner of the Imo State Governorship election, securing a second term in office. Governor Okorocha was declared the winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) after the supplementary
The 19 All Progressives Congress lawmakers in Ekiti State House of Assembly have urged a Federal High Court, Abuja, to establish a contempt charge against Governor Ayodele Fayose for allegedly manipulating its ruling. They warned that impunity and manipulation of facts of his impeachment case in the media could not
President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday asked leaders in all spheres of the Nigerian society to make sacrifice in order to move the country forward. This was as he urged the country’s past and current leaders emulate former military Head of State, Gen.
A man, Badmus Musa and wife, Jumoke, have been arrested with other people for child trafficking by the Nigeria Immigrations Service, Oyo State command. The husband and wife were among the three adults and 14 minors paraded for human trafficking and child labour offences by the command.
Two soldiers were killed and another injured when a blast occurred at the Maxwell Khobe Cantonment, 3 Armoured Division, Rukuba Barracks, Jos, Plateau State on Saturday. Another soldier was said to have sustained injuries.
Boko Haram insurgents may have regrouped and begun the battle to regain towns they lost to the military recently. A member of a youth vigilante group, Abba Modu stated that two towns in Borno, Marte and Mafa were attacked by the insurgents between Thursday and Friday.
The Federal Government’s intention to inject one million fresh electricity meters into the country, as promised by President Goodluck Jonathan, may have been shelved following the outcome of the March 28 presidential election. Sources in two power distribution companies and a source from the Electricity Regulatory Commission disclosed to SUNDAY
Following the outcry against the xenophobia attacks on Nigerians and other migrant workers in South Africa, the Federal Government on Saturday summoned its two senior diplomats on tour of duty in South Africa. They are the acting High Commissioner in Pretoria, Ambassador Martin Cobham and the Deputy High Commissioner in
Two unnamed persons died in Ilorin, Kwara State, on Saturday as hoodlums went on rampage destroying houses and cars. The thugs also reportedly attacked the residence of the Kwara State Commandant of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Mr.